The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Line Management
Rank 156 173 167
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2160 2056 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 1.75% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.11% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1540 1487
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.09% +7.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93168 97426 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.87% 82.77% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76231 78605 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 1994 £52,500 - 279
London +5 788 £61,000 +1.66% 97
South East +18 380 £48,000 -4.00% 49
City of London +18 191 £62,500 +4.16% 25
South West -4 169 £46,377 -7.24% 23
North West +41 156 £41,000 +2.50% 27
Yorkshire +11 148 £46,000 +8.23% 25
West Midlands +1 146 £50,000 - 25
East of England -25 134 £53,500 -6.95% 20
West Yorkshire +55 126 £45,000 - 16
Surrey +26 110 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Leeds +39 98 £47,500 +9.19% 15
Manchester +23 91 £42,500 +8.97% 19
Scotland +19 87 £50,000 +2.04% 7
Oxfordshire +42 63 £44,000 -10.20% 8
East Midlands +24 63 £43,750 -2.77% 9
Berkshire -14 63 £60,000 +14.28% 8
Hertfordshire +16 58 £59,000 -15.71% 10
Hampshire -16 55 £50,000 - 7
Wiltshire -6 54 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Swindon +6 48 £52,000 -5.45% 8
Cambridgeshire -4 47 £45,000 +14.15% 2
Glasgow +29 43 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Edinburgh +5 40 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Cambridge -6 35 £45,000 +14.15% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 34 £52,000 +15.55% 5
Dorset +21 33 £43,164 -13.67% 2
Cheshire +15 33 £43,750 -37.50% 5
Wales +7 29 £41,750 -7.22% 1
Bournemouth +22 28 £41,500 +3.75% 1

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1203 (29.21%) Finance
2 1125 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
3 867 (21.05%) Project Management
4 717 (17.41%) Microsoft
5 699 (16.97%) ITIL
6 690 (16.76%) SQL
7 654 (15.88%) Degree
8 640 (15.54%) Mentoring
9 553 (13.43%) .NET
10 520 (12.63%) Windows
11 481 (11.68%) MS Excel
12 473 (11.49%) Java
13 468 (11.36%) SQL Server
14 447 (10.85%) QA
15 443 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 439 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
17 433 (10.51%) Coaching
18 422 (10.25%) C#
19 413 (10.03%) Service Delivery
20 398 (9.66%) PRINCE2
21 396 (9.62%) Scrum
22 377 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
23 358 (8.69%) Oracle
24 338 (8.21%) Retail
25 318 (7.72%) SLA
26 309 (7.50%) E-Commerce
27 308 (7.48%) Management Information System
28 303 (7.36%) Banking
29 292 (7.09%) Change Management
30 278 (6.75%) Performance Management

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 135 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 93 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 80 (1.94%) IIS
4 73 (1.77%) Apache
5 51 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 49 (1.19%) SAS
7 48 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 44 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 42 (1.02%) CMS
10 38 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 36 (0.87%) Lync
12 23 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (0.53%) Node.js
14 21 (0.51%) nginx
15 19 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (0.39%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.32%) JBoss
17 13 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (0.32%) Drupal
17 13 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 481 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 235 (5.71%) MS Office
3 118 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 95 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 69 (1.68%) MS Project
6 21 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.49%) SPSS
8 7 (0.17%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.15%) FrameMaker
10 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.12%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.049%) FastStats
11 2 (0.049%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.049%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.024%) Maya
12 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.024%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 68 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 27 (0.66%) Temenos T24
4 25 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (0.51%) SAP HR
6 20 (0.49%) SAP MM
6 20 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (0.46%) SAP SCM
7 19 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 17 (0.41%) Magento
9 16 (0.39%) SAP FI
9 16 (0.39%) Summit
10 14 (0.34%) thinkFolio
10 14 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.34%) SAP CO
11 12 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
11 12 (0.29%) SAP LE
12 10 (0.24%) ION MarketView
12 10 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.14%) Office 365
4 42 (1.02%) SaaS
5 24 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.46%) PaaS
7 11 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.17%) Taleo
9 6 (0.15%) IaaS
9 6 (0.15%) GitHub
10 5 (0.12%) Responsys
11 4 (0.097%) Yammer
12 3 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.049%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.049%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.049%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.049%) Heroku
13 2 (0.049%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.23%) Firewall
2 122 (2.96%) WAN
3 120 (2.91%) Internet
4 115 (2.79%) TCP/IP
5 106 (2.57%) LAN
6 96 (2.33%) DNS
7 81 (1.97%) Wireless
8 73 (1.77%) SAN
9 69 (1.68%) DHCP
10 61 (1.48%) VPN
11 54 (1.31%) HTTP
12 38 (0.92%) Network Security
12 38 (0.92%) Intranet
13 37 (0.90%) VoIP
14 32 (0.78%) DWDM
15 31 (0.75%) DSL
16 30 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
17 27 (0.66%) NetScaler
18 23 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
19 21 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 125 (3.04%) Relational Database
3 118 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 113 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 97 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (2.19%) Big Data
7 90 (2.19%) MySQL
8 86 (2.09%) Oracle Database
9 62 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 56 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
13 46 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
14 44 (1.07%) Data Mining
15 39 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
16 36 (0.87%) RDBMS
17 35 (0.85%) Hadoop
18 32 (0.78%) MongoDB
19 30 (0.73%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 119 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 107 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 99 (2.40%) Selenium
4 80 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 61 (1.48%) JIRA
6 49 (1.19%) HP UFT
7 40 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 38 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 38 (0.92%) Subversion
9 33 (0.80%) WebDriver
10 29 (0.70%) SoapUI
11 24 (0.58%) NUnit
12 22 (0.53%) JUnit
13 20 (0.49%) MSI
13 20 (0.49%) LoadRunner
14 17 (0.41%) Maven
15 16 (0.39%) TeamCity
15 16 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 14 (0.34%) Hudson
17 10 (0.24%) JMeter
General
1 1203 (29.21%) Finance
2 338 (8.21%) Retail
3 303 (7.36%) Banking
4 226 (5.49%) Marketing
5 207 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 120 (2.91%) Legal
7 99 (2.40%) Financial Institution
8 89 (2.16%) Publishing
9 66 (1.60%) Advertising
10 59 (1.43%) Billing
11 58 (1.41%) Front Office
11 58 (1.41%) Manufacturing
12 56 (1.36%) Law
13 48 (1.17%) Games
14 47 (1.14%) Investment Banking
15 46 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 45 (1.09%) Back Office
17 31 (0.75%) Electronics
18 23 (0.56%) Military
19 22 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 488 (11.85%) Analyst
2 399 (9.69%) Team Leader
3 371 (9.01%) Project Manager
4 312 (7.58%) Developer
5 220 (5.34%) Development Manager
6 181 (4.40%) Business Analyst
7 174 (4.23%) Architect
8 173 (4.20%) Service Manager
9 150 (3.64%) Test Manager
10 147 (3.57%) Senior Manager
11 146 (3.55%) Consultant
12 127 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
13 115 (2.79%) Development Team Leader
14 112 (2.72%) Programme Manager
15 105 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
16 104 (2.53%) Technical Leader
17 98 (2.38%) Applications Support
18 87 (2.11%) Business Manager
19 86 (2.09%) Senior Developer
20 80 (1.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 553 (13.43%) .NET
2 256 (6.22%) HTML
3 249 (6.05%) XML
4 207 (5.03%) ASP.NET
4 207 (5.03%) CSS
5 206 (5.00%) Web Services
6 108 (2.62%) jQuery
7 99 (2.40%) Spring
8 89 (2.16%) SOAP
9 87 (2.11%) Hibernate
10 85 (2.06%) REST
10 85 (2.06%) Middleware
11 75 (1.82%) J2EE
12 73 (1.77%) HTML5
13 72 (1.75%) WCF
14 71 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (1.55%) .NET Framework
15 64 (1.55%) JSON
16 59 (1.43%) Ajax
17 55 (1.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 439 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 308 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 185 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 179 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 142 (3.45%) User Experience
6 97 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 77 (1.87%) PMI
8 69 (1.68%) NHS
9 63 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 63 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 62 (1.51%) Statistics
11 60 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 55 (1.34%) Social Media
13 46 (1.12%) Clustering
14 42 (1.02%) FMCG
15 39 (0.95%) Visualisation
16 33 (0.80%) Mainframe
17 30 (0.73%) CMDB
17 30 (0.73%) Data Integration
17 30 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 520 (12.63%) Windows
2 220 (5.34%) Linux
3 145 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (2.67%) UNIX
6 93 (2.26%) Windows 7
7 63 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 58 (1.41%) Windows 8
10 57 (1.38%) Windows XP
11 50 (1.21%) Android
12 37 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 28 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 18 (0.44%) CentOS
16 14 (0.34%) Solaris
17 12 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (0.17%) Debian
20 6 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1125 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 867 (21.05%) Project Management
3 699 (16.97%) ITIL
4 640 (15.54%) Mentoring
5 443 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 433 (10.51%) Coaching
7 413 (10.03%) Service Delivery
8 398 (9.66%) PRINCE2
9 396 (9.62%) Scrum
10 377 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 309 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 292 (7.09%) Change Management
13 278 (6.75%) Performance Management
14 260 (6.31%) SDLC
15 258 (6.27%) People Management
16 252 (6.12%) Service Management
16 252 (6.12%) Business Analysis
17 247 (6.00%) Waterfall
18 223 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
19 218 (5.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 690 (16.76%) SQL
2 473 (11.49%) Java
3 422 (10.25%) C#
4 276 (6.70%) JavaScript
5 126 (3.06%) C
6 110 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 107 (2.60%) C++
8 98 (2.38%) Python
9 88 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 75 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 67 (1.63%) PHP
12 55 (1.34%) Perl
13 43 (1.04%) VB.NET
14 42 (1.02%) VB
15 27 (0.66%) Ruby
16 26 (0.63%) R
17 25 (0.61%) Bash Shell
18 23 (0.56%) COBOL
19 21 (0.51%) VBA
20 17 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 654 (15.88%) Degree
2 133 (3.23%) ISEB
3 110 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 98 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 92 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
6 79 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 78 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 76 (1.85%) SC Cleared
9 68 (1.65%) ISTQB
10 57 (1.38%) CCNA
11 51 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 50 (1.21%) MCSE
13 48 (1.17%) PMP
13 48 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 45 (1.09%) DV Cleared
15 40 (0.97%) CISSP
16 36 (0.87%) CCNP
17 22 (0.53%) CISM
17 22 (0.53%) MCP
17 22 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 447 (10.85%) QA
2 318 (7.72%) SLA
3 49 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 21 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.41%) ISO 9000
7 14 (0.34%) P3O
8 10 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.22%) COBIT
10 6 (0.15%) TickIT
10 6 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.12%) WCAG
12 4 (0.097%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.097%) HL7
13 3 (0.073%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.073%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.049%) DO-178B
14 2 (0.049%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.024%) BS7799
System Software
1 236 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 165 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 49 (1.19%) vSphere
5 47 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 33 (0.80%) XenApp
7 17 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.39%) Terminal Services
9 14 (0.34%) UAG
10 11 (0.27%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.24%) KVM
11 10 (0.24%) Terminal Server
12 8 (0.19%) XenServer
13 7 (0.17%) Docker
13 7 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.15%) HDFS
14 6 (0.15%) Firmware
15 4 (0.097%) Varnish
15 4 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.097%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 83 (2.02%) SCCM
2 30 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.51%) Puppet
4 18 (0.44%) BladeLogic
5 17 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.32%) SCOM
7 10 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.22%) Nmap
8 9 (0.22%) Nessus
8 9 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.22%) WSUS
9 8 (0.19%) Ansible
10 7 (0.17%) Control-M
10 7 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.15%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.15%) Nagios
11 6 (0.15%) DameWare
12 5 (0.12%) Graphite
12 5 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 717 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 358 (8.69%) Oracle
3 255 (6.19%) VMware
4 188 (4.57%) Cisco
5 173 (4.20%) SAP
6 170 (4.13%) Citrix
7 105 (2.55%) HP
8 92 (2.23%) IBM
9 58 (1.41%) Juniper
10 52 (1.26%) Google
11 49 (1.19%) BMC
12 47 (1.14%) Apple
13 45 (1.09%) Computacenter
14 43 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 39 (0.95%) CheckPoint
16 36 (0.87%) Red Hat
16 36 (0.87%) Remedy
17 34 (0.83%) hybris
18 32 (0.78%) F5
19 27 (0.66%) Green Hat
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £57000 - £60000 Per Annum C60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £75,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £55k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £55k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £84000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48400.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Nakama
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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Cognizant
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UK
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